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DREAMS, DESIRES, AND DESTINY IN THE FISHER QUEEN’S DYNASTY BY KAVITA KANE

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Ms Kapila Joshi1 , Dr. Kaushal Kishore Sharma
» doi: 10.48047/ecb/2023.12.9.68

Abstract

Satyavati, the fisher girl who desired to become the queen of the great kingdom of Hastinapur, played a key role in the innovation of the epic Mahabharata. Little is written about Satyavati in the Mahabharata, although she altered the fortunes of the royal lineage of Hastinapur despite her low-caste origins. Satyavati goes on to take Hastinapur and its king, Shantanu, by storm. When a beguiled Shantanu asks her to marry him, she once again displays her characteristic keen sightedness by insisting that she will agree to the wedding only if her progeny succeed to the throne. By this paper, we will get to know The Fisher Queen’s Dynasty by Kavita Kane, whose new point of view explores how the love of Shantanu and the desires of Satyavati drive the destiny of Hastinapur and the crown prince Bhishma

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